Aase Syndrome: Introduction
Aase Syndrome: A genetic condition which results in anaemia and some skeletal and joint deformities.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Aase Syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Aase Syndrome
- Reduced cell production
- Three bones in thumb (instead of two)
- Multiple contractures of the joints - from birth
- Narrow shoulders
- more symptoms...»
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symptoms of Aase Syndrome
Treatments for Aase Syndrome
- Blood transfusions may be required early in life to manage anemia
- Immunosuppressant drug e.g. Prednisone
- Bone marrow transplant in severe cases
- more treatments...»
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Aase Syndrome: Complications
Review possible medical complications related to Aase Syndrome:
- Impaired resistance to infection
- Complications due to anemia e.g. tiredness
- Severe cases may result in death at birth or early in life
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Causes of Aase Syndrome
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Disease Topics Related To Aase Syndrome
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Misdiagnosis and Aase Syndrome
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Aase Syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Aase Syndrome
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Types of Aase Syndrome
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Definitions of Aase Syndrome:
Aase Syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Aase Syndrome, or a subtype of Aase Syndrome,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Aase Syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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